Zak Starkey


Zak Starkey (born 13 September 1965) is a British musician. He is the son of Beatles drummer Ringo Starr.[1] Like his father he is also a drummer and has played with bands including The Who and Oasis.

Zak Starkey
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Starkey on stage with Oasis at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, California,
on September 11, 2005
Background information
Birth nameZak Starkey
Born (1965-09-13) 13 September 1965 (age 54)
Hammersmith, London, England
GenresHard rock, Alternative rock, Britpop, Post-punk, Pop rock, Art rock
InstrumentsDrums, Percussion
Years active1980–present
Associated actsOasis, The Who, The Icicle Works, The Waterboys, ASAP, The Lightning Seeds, Face, Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band, Johnny Marr and the Healers, The Semantics


  1. Micallef, Ken (16 November 2006). "The Who's Zak Starkey: Channeling Keith-And More". Modern Drummer. Retrieved 11 October 2016.